Seismic Activity Continues In Alaska; 4.5 Magnitude Wakes Residents


A preliminary magnitude-4.5 earthquake rattled Southcentral Alaska Friday morning, waking many before their alarm clocks could go off.

Early reports by the U.S. Geological Survey say the quake struck at 5:26 a.m. about 53 miles north of Anchorage, with the epicenter located near Y, Alaska.

It was recorded at a depth of 28 miles. There have been no reports of damage, according to the Alaska Earthquake Center.

The quake woke many in the Anchorage area, according to posts on the KTVA Facebook page.


Original Article:

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.